The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 310 408 341
Rank change year-on-year
+98 -67
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 374 239 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.53% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.31% 2.12% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 261 141 267
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11304 11262 12571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.84% 24.87% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9108 9346 10612
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +55 109 £60,000 +9.09% 32
Uxbridge - 10 - -
Westminster - 4 £46,000 - 1
Canary Wharf +32 3 £51,000 -27.14%
Hounslow -4 3 - -
Greenwich - 3 - -
Greenford -4 2 £60,000 +50.00% 6
Hammersmith -6 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Feltham - 2 - -
Croydon -11 1 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Harrow - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £60,000 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 785 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 211 (26.88%) ITIL
3 204 (25.99%) Finance
4 189 (24.08%) Windows
5 144 (18.34%) Microsoft
6 135 (17.20%) PRINCE2
7 126 (16.05%) Degree
8 111 (14.14%) Telecoms
9 109 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
9 109 (13.89%) DV Cleared
10 103 (13.12%) Oracle
11 100 (12.74%) HP
12 95 (12.10%) Linux
13 92 (11.72%) Service Management
14 89 (11.34%) SQL
14 89 (11.34%) Retail
15 86 (10.96%) Firewall
16 82 (10.45%) Java
17 79 (10.06%) Project Management
18 78 (9.94%) Cisco
19 75 (9.55%) MS Excel
20 72 (9.17%) VMware
21 71 (9.04%) QA
22 69 (8.79%) UNIX
23 62 (7.90%) Active Directory
24 57 (7.26%) Information Security
25 55 (7.01%) Juniper
26 54 (6.88%) ISEB
27 53 (6.75%) SharePoint
27 53 (6.75%) LAN

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 53 (6.75%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.18%) WebLogic
2 25 (3.18%) Apache
3 19 (2.42%) Lync
4 18 (2.29%) MS Exchange
5 17 (2.17%) NetWeaver
5 17 (2.17%) SAP Portal
5 17 (2.17%) SAP EP
6 16 (2.04%) Tomcat
7 14 (1.78%) IIS
8 10 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.02%) LiveLink
10 8 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
11 7 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 6 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.76%) WebLogic Portal
13 5 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 75 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.18%) MS Office
3 11 (1.40%) MS Project
4 9 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.38%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.53%) Oracle ERP
2 12 (1.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.25%) Maximo
6 2 (0.25%) RMDS
7 1 (0.13%) assyst
7 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.15%) Office 365
2 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.51%) Amazon S3
3 4 (0.51%) SaaS
3 4 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (0.38%) IaaS
5 2 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.25%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (10.96%) Firewall
2 53 (6.75%) LAN
2 53 (6.75%) WAN
3 49 (6.24%) Wireless
4 48 (6.11%) TCP/IP
5 38 (4.84%) SAN
6 36 (4.59%) Network Security
7 33 (4.20%) VPN
8 30 (3.82%) DNS
8 30 (3.82%) HTTP
8 30 (3.82%) NAS
9 25 (3.18%) IPsec
10 23 (2.93%) Internet
11 22 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
12 21 (2.68%) Wireless Security
13 17 (2.17%) Structured Cabling
13 17 (2.17%) DSL
13 17 (2.17%) SNMP
14 13 (1.66%) DHCP
14 13 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (5.99%) SQL Server
2 45 (5.73%) Oracle Database
3 14 (1.78%) MySQL
4 11 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.15%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.51%) Impala
9 4 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (0.51%) Apache Hive
9 4 (0.51%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.38%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.38%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.38%) Big Data
10 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (2.29%) Selenium
2 16 (2.04%) JIRA
2 16 (2.04%) LoadRunner
2 16 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.40%) Cucumber
3 11 (1.40%) JMeter
4 8 (1.02%) Ant
5 7 (0.89%) JUnit
6 6 (0.76%) Eclipse
6 6 (0.76%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.64%) NeoLoad
8 4 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (0.51%) Subversion
8 4 (0.51%) Yeoman
9 3 (0.38%) LoadUI
9 3 (0.38%) Spock
9 3 (0.38%) Maven
9 3 (0.38%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.38%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.38%) jMock
General
1 204 (25.99%) Finance
2 111 (14.14%) Telecoms
3 89 (11.34%) Retail
4 29 (3.69%) Banking
5 22 (2.80%) Legal
6 21 (2.68%) Marketing
7 14 (1.78%) Military
8 9 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.02%) Back Office
10 6 (0.76%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.64%) Electronics
11 5 (0.64%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.25%) Law
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.13%) French Language
13 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 153 (19.49%) Consultant
2 83 (10.57%) Architect
3 56 (7.13%) Developer
4 55 (7.01%) Project Manager
5 50 (6.37%) Test Consultant
6 44 (5.61%) Analyst
7 34 (4.33%) Network Engineer
8 31 (3.95%) Support Engineer
9 30 (3.82%) DBA
10 29 (3.69%) Senior Manager
11 28 (3.57%) Service Manager
12 27 (3.44%) Security Consultant
13 26 (3.31%) Test Manager
14 24 (3.06%) Programme Manager
15 23 (2.93%) Tester
16 22 (2.80%) Senior Consultant
16 22 (2.80%) Oracle DBA
17 21 (2.68%) Infrastructure Architect
18 19 (2.42%) Technical Architect
19 17 (2.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (5.35%) .NET
2 34 (4.33%) XML
3 33 (4.20%) J2EE
4 32 (4.08%) HTML
5 24 (3.06%) Web Services
6 22 (2.80%) HTML5
7 21 (2.68%) Middleware
8 20 (2.55%) CSS
9 17 (2.17%) Web Dynpro
9 17 (2.17%) SAP Smart Forms
9 17 (2.17%) BAPI
9 17 (2.17%) SAP Business Workflow
10 16 (2.04%) JSON
10 16 (2.04%) Spring
10 16 (2.04%) XML Messaging
11 14 (1.78%) Hibernate
12 12 (1.53%) JSP
13 11 (1.40%) REST
14 9 (1.15%) SOAP
14 9 (1.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 42 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (5.10%) Clustering
3 36 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 34 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 30 (3.82%) Open Source
6 25 (3.18%) CESG
7 24 (3.06%) Replication
8 21 (2.68%) GIS
9 15 (1.91%) Human Factors
10 12 (1.53%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.27%) User Experience
12 9 (1.15%) Blackberry
13 7 (0.89%) CESG CLAS
14 6 (0.76%) Thin Client
14 6 (0.76%) Fat Client
14 6 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (0.76%) Visualisation
14 6 (0.76%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.64%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 189 (24.08%) Windows
2 95 (12.10%) Linux
3 69 (8.79%) UNIX
4 31 (3.95%) Solaris
5 27 (3.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (2.17%) SUSE
10 14 (1.78%) Windows 7
11 11 (1.40%) Windows XP
12 10 (1.27%) Android
13 9 (1.15%) Debian
14 7 (0.89%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.89%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.64%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.51%) HPUX
17 3 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.25%) Windows 2000
19 1 (0.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (26.88%) ITIL
2 135 (17.20%) PRINCE2
3 109 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (11.72%) Service Management
5 79 (10.06%) Project Management
6 57 (7.26%) Information Security
7 52 (6.62%) Change Management
8 50 (6.37%) Software Testing
9 44 (5.61%) Risk Management
10 42 (5.35%) Service Delivery
11 38 (4.84%) Validation
12 37 (4.71%) Incident Management
12 37 (4.71%) Problem Management
13 35 (4.46%) Penetration Testing
13 35 (4.46%) Line Management
14 34 (4.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 33 (4.20%) Migration
15 33 (4.20%) CRM
16 32 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
17 30 (3.82%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (11.34%) SQL
2 82 (10.45%) Java
3 49 (6.24%) C
4 33 (4.20%) JavaScript
5 30 (3.82%) C#
6 27 (3.44%) Perl
7 26 (3.31%) Shell Script
8 23 (2.93%) C++
9 17 (2.17%) ABAP
9 17 (2.17%) SAPscript
10 16 (2.04%) sed
10 16 (2.04%) AWK
10 16 (2.04%) Bourne shell
11 13 (1.66%) PowerShell
11 13 (1.66%) PHP
12 11 (1.40%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.02%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.89%) Python
15 6 (0.76%) Ruby
16 5 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 785 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 126 (16.05%) Degree
3 109 (13.89%) DV Cleared
4 54 (6.88%) ISEB
5 53 (6.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 45 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (3.95%) CISSP
9 30 (3.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 29 (3.69%) ISTQB
11 28 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
12 27 (3.44%) CCNP
13 23 (2.93%) CISM
14 22 (2.80%) CIMA
14 22 (2.80%) CCIE
14 22 (2.80%) MCSE
14 22 (2.80%) CIPD
15 21 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 19 (2.42%) CCNA
16 19 (2.42%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (9.04%) QA
2 47 (5.99%) SLA
3 29 (3.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (2.04%) JSP 440
5 10 (1.27%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.76%) COBIT
6 6 (0.76%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.13%) GPG13
System Software
1 62 (7.90%) Active Directory
2 45 (5.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.80%) XenApp
4 19 (2.42%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.42%) VMware ESX
5 16 (2.04%) Firmware
5 16 (2.04%) NFS
6 15 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (1.91%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.76%) Snort
7 6 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.76%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.64%) vSphere
8 5 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.51%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.25%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.25%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.13%) Samba
11 1 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 39 (4.97%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (4.20%) OpenView
3 26 (3.31%) SCCM
4 20 (2.55%) Data Guard
5 16 (2.04%) SCOM
6 15 (1.91%) NetBackup
7 14 (1.78%) HP SIM
8 11 (1.40%) CiscoWorks
9 8 (1.02%) FortiGate
9 8 (1.02%) SCDPM
10 7 (0.89%) SCVMM
11 6 (0.76%) SCOrch
11 6 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 6 (0.76%) Cisco Prime
12 4 (0.51%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.38%) Puppet
14 2 (0.25%) WSUS
14 2 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 2 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 144 (18.34%) Microsoft
2 103 (13.12%) Oracle
3 100 (12.74%) HP
4 78 (9.94%) Cisco
5 72 (9.17%) VMware
6 55 (7.01%) Juniper
7 48 (6.11%) Citrix
8 43 (5.48%) CheckPoint
9 35 (4.46%) Fujitsu
10 30 (3.82%) Remedy
11 28 (3.57%) Red Hat
11 28 (3.57%) F5
12 23 (2.93%) SAP
13 22 (2.80%) JBoss
13 22 (2.80%) Dell
14 21 (2.68%) Adobe
15 20 (2.55%) IBM
16 19 (2.42%) NetApp
17 18 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
18 16 (2.04%) Symantec
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £425 - £475 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + 25 days, Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Plus Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £32000 - £42000 Per Annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago